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Chief Strategy Officer

Advertiser: Sunshine Coast CouncilMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
12 Sept 2019
Location
Auckland, Auckland Central
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Consulting & Strategy, Strategy & Planning

Chief Strategy Officer

Executive Contract 

Location: Maroochydore, Queensland

Vacancy No: 497686

Applications close: 6 October 2019 11.55pm

 

Why work with us?

In our opinion there is no better place to live and work than on the Sunshine Coast, especially with an outstanding organisation like Sunshine Coast Council.

With our vision to be Australia’s most sustainable region - Healthy, Smart, and Creative, Council is at the forefront of delivering a number of region changing - projects that will see the area become a hub for innovation, entrepreneurship and creativity, along with opportunities and a lifestyle for all to enjoy.

 

About the Role

The Chief Strategy Officer leads the development, monitoring and assurance of employees in complying with the endorsed strategic platform for Council in a way that achieves the policy objectives of Council and better positions the region to elicit favourable policy, regulatory and investment decisions from other levels of government.  In this role you will:

  • Develop strategic policy advice and positioning arrangements for the CEO and Council to advance the organisation’s strategic objectives;
  • Provide strategic and tactical advice to the CEO to shape outcomes from Council’s advocacy with other levels of government;
  • Oversee and provide people leadership to assigned teams;
  • Foster innovation, encourage the growth of robust policy analysis, integration and change management;
  • Monitor, report & advise on key risks and performance delivery of strategic policy and corporate strategy;
  • Build strategic partnerships to achieve outcomes from intergovernmental efforts; and
  • Be a positive, proactive member of the Executive, reporting directly to the CEO, Sunshine Coast Council.

 

About you

As a senior Executive in a large public or private sector organisation your qualifications, experiences and capabilities will include:

  • Executive contemporary leadership including the provision of  advice to position an organisation to deliver its strategic priorities;
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills to achieve objectives within a political environment balancing customer, community, economic and environment priorities;
  • Demonstrated policy acuity, with the ability to influence major changes in attitudes and behaviours and bring on-board positive and inclusive change experiences; and
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications complemented by relevant executive experience.

Your documented successes in transforming a region or major metro hub in Australia or aboard, will go hand-in-hand with the passion to deliver positive outcomes and a commitment to seeing Sunshine Coast continue to be an internationally recognised community now and in the future.

 

Our Culture & Employee Benefits

Council is committed to creating an inclusive, culturally diverse, healthy, skilled and committed workplace culture. As an employee you will enjoy a range of benefits which include but are not limited to:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Development opportunities through corporate learning and development programs
  • Discounted health related memberships and other wellbeing initiatives

 

How to apply

For full details regarding this position and what to include in your application, refer to the Position Profile on www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au.  Alternatively, click Apply for this job and follow prompts to complete your application.

Further Information

Helpful information to assist you in completing your application is available on the Sunshine Coast Council website.

To learn more about Council’s vision and projects, you can view the Corporate Plan 2019-2023.

For specific enquiries contact Michelle Panter (07) 5441 8451 or Daniel Ladd-Hudson (07) 5441 8660 during business hours.

Through its Reconciliation Action Plan, Sunshine Coast Council supports social and economic opportunities for Traditional Owners, the Kabi Kabi and Jinibara people and the broader First Nations community and as such strongly encourages local, First Nations people to apply.

www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au

Executive Contract 

Location: Maroochydore, Queensland

Vacancy No: 497686

Applications close: 6 October 2019 11.55pm

 

Why work with us?

In our opinion there is no better place to live and work than on the Sunshine Coast, especially with an outstanding organisation like Sunshine Coast Council.

With our vision to be Australia’s most sustainable region - Healthy, Smart, and Creative, Council is at the forefront of delivering a number of region changing - projects that will see the area become a hub for innovation, entrepreneurship and creativity, along with opportunities and a lifestyle for all to enjoy.

 

About the Role

The Chief Strategy Officer leads the development, monitoring and assurance of employees in complying with the endorsed strategic platform for Council in a way that achieves the policy objectives of Council and better positions the region to elicit favourable policy, regulatory and investment decisions from other levels of government.  In this role you will:

  • Develop strategic policy advice and positioning arrangements for the CEO and Council to advance the organisation’s strategic objectives;
  • Provide strategic and tactical advice to the CEO to shape outcomes from Council’s advocacy with other levels of government;
  • Oversee and provide people leadership to assigned teams;
  • Foster innovation, encourage the growth of robust policy analysis, integration and change management;
  • Monitor, report & advise on key risks and performance delivery of strategic policy and corporate strategy;
  • Build strategic partnerships to achieve outcomes from intergovernmental efforts; and
  • Be a positive, proactive member of the Executive, reporting directly to the CEO, Sunshine Coast Council.

 

About you

As a senior Executive in a large public or private sector organisation your qualifications, experiences and capabilities will include:

  • Executive contemporary leadership including the provision of  advice to position an organisation to deliver its strategic priorities;
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills to achieve objectives within a political environment balancing customer, community, economic and environment priorities;
  • Demonstrated policy acuity, with the ability to influence major changes in attitudes and behaviours and bring on-board positive and inclusive change experiences; and
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications complemented by relevant executive experience.

Your documented successes in transforming a region or major metro hub in Australia or aboard, will go hand-in-hand with the passion to deliver positive outcomes and a commitment to seeing Sunshine Coast continue to be an internationally recognised community now and in the future.

 

Our Culture & Employee Benefits

Council is committed to creating an inclusive, culturally diverse, healthy, skilled and committed workplace culture. As an employee you will enjoy a range of benefits which include but are not limited to:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Development opportunities through corporate learning and development programs
  • Discounted health related memberships and other wellbeing initiatives

 

How to apply

For full details regarding this position and what to include in your application, refer to the Position Profile on www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au.  Alternatively, click Apply for this job and follow prompts to complete your application.

Further Information

Helpful information to assist you in completing your application is available on the Sunshine Coast Council website.

To learn more about Council’s vision and projects, you can view the Corporate Plan 2019-2023.

For specific enquiries contact Michelle Panter (07) 5441 8451 or Daniel Ladd-Hudson (07) 5441 8660 during business hours.

Through its Reconciliation Action Plan, Sunshine Coast Council supports social and economic opportunities for Traditional Owners, the Kabi Kabi and Jinibara people and the broader First Nations community and as such strongly encourages local, First Nations people to apply.

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